Mark Fairchild
Professor of Bible & Religion / Department Chair

Dr. Mark R. Fairchild is the Luke J. Peters Professor of Biblical Studies and department chair of the Bible & Religion. Dr. Fairchild has twice received research grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

John Noble
Assistant Professor of Bible & Religion / Director of the Centre for Non-Western Studies

Dr. John T. Noble joined the HU community in fall 2012. He holds a BA from Taylor University, the MDiv and MA from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, and the AM and PhD in Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations from Harvard University.…

Kent Eilers
Associate Professor of Theology

After gaining a BS from Calvin College, Dr. Eilers then pursued a M.Div. from Denver Seminary, and ultimately a Ph.D. in systematic theology from King's College, University of Aberdeen (Scotland).  

Paul Fetters
Professor of Practical Theology / Emeritus Dean of the Graduate School of Christian Ministries

Dr. Paul Fetters earned a B.A. from Huntington College, B.D. from Huntington College Theological Seminary, M. Div. from Eastern Baptist Theological Seminary, M.S. in Education (Guidance and Counseling) from St. Francis College, and D. Min.…

Travis Derico
Adjunct Faculty

Dr. Travis Derico holds master’s degrees from Purdue University (MA Philosophy) and the University of St Andrews, Scotland (MPhil Divinity), and earned his doctorate from the University of Oxford, England (DPhil New Testament). Dr. Derico…